Hockey, Maple Leaves, Tim Horton’s and Me – My Canadian Experience at TRU

Hockey, Maple Leaves, Tim Horton’s and Me – My Canadian Experience at TRU
August 18, 2016 - I take a quick last look at the country I won't be seeing again for the next few months, uttering a little, soundless goodbye. With a deep breath, deriving mostly from excitement and also from a little portion of nervousness which belongs to the start of every memorable journey like apples to an apple pie, I enter the plane that will take me from Frankfurt, Germany, to Vancouver, Canada. The first

Tips to survive the finals by TRU students!

Tips to survive the finals by TRU students!
Just a few days back, we asked you to share some cool tips to survive the finals. Here is a list of all the tips [excluding the ones that don't make sense or are just about caffeine haha]   Aria Marta Kornas If your exam is in the gym, bring some warm clothes and a hot beverage (in a reusable mug, of course!). It gets freezing in the gym and you don't want temperature variances

10 tips to give a successful classroom presentation

10 tips to give a successful classroom presentation
1. Plan an Interesting, Well-Organized Presentation. If given a choice of topic, try to choose a subject you know well and are comfortable with. The classic organizational structure for a presentation is to tell your audience what you plan to tell them, then actually tell them, then summarize by telling them what you told them. Sprinkle stories, humor (as appropriate), and startling statistics throughout your talk. Ask if your audience has questions when you conclude.

Improve your LinkedIn profile

Improve your LinkedIn profile
Are you graduating soon or thinking to apply for a Co-op? It is time for you to start working on your LinkedIn profile. LinkedIn is a social media platform exclusively for business purposes and helps recruiters find the bestΒ candidate.Β Even though LinkedIn is web-based, it is the most useful method to show your resume, skills and projects. Employers can also see what other people you’ve worked with have to say about you (yes, be nice to

Crushing Your Anxiety

Crushing Your Anxiety
It’s officially April! The most stressful time of year is approaching quickly and it can be even more hectic when you struggle with anxiety. Anxiety is much more common than you may think, in fact 1 in 5 Canadians show symptoms. Here are some ways to help when feeling anxious or stressed during finals. Exercise! It increases your endorphins and distracts you from the problem. You`ll approach finals feeling relaxed and replenished. Spend time with